This is a very simple method on how you can generate a dynamically changing copyright notice in your WordPress footer which will update each year without manually having to change it…
To edit the text in your footer you will have to locate your “footer.php” file inside your template directory, normally located at:
Using the built-in theme file editor, located under:
You will notice the copyright notice in the footer of this site.
Use this code.
Copyright © <?php echo date("Y"); ?> <?php bloginfo('url'); ?> All Rights Reserved.
OR Include a link back to your site
Copyright © <?php echo date("Y"); ?> All Rights Reserved.
Copyright © 2014 Martin Gardner.co.uk. All Rights Reserved.
copy the code and paste it into your theme,
like I said “nice and simple”…